Lot Details

Lot 36
Italian Caravaggesque School
17th/18th century
Courtesan and Procuress
Oil on canvas
20 1/2 x 25 3/4 inches (52 x 65.5 cm)
This work has been attributed traditionally to the Venetian artist Giulia Lama (1681-1747).


Estimate: $2,500 - $4,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Repaired irregular tear (approx. 10 in. long) in the area between the two women. Large area of restoration on the procuress's shawl and over her extended hand. Restoration to the courtesan's face and hair. Shadows and contours reinforced.


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Estimate: $2,500 - $4,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

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